|Habit Patterns - Knickerbocker Productions|
"Goofus and Gallant"-style film on the misadventures of a teenage girl who is a victim of her own bad habits, with a harrowing and patronizing narration.
Keywords: Social guidance; Gender roles; Psychology
Average rating: (37 reviews)
|Toward Emotional Maturity - Knickerbocker Productions|
A teenage girl reflects on her emotional growth, remembering episodes in which her love, fear, anger were not always under control, and decides not to go "park" with her boyfriend.
Keywords: Social guidance; Psychology; Sex education
Average rating: (6 reviews)
|Social Class in America - Knickerbocker Productions|
Shows the differences in the life experience of three male babies from three different social classes. One young man succeeds his father as president of the family manufacturing company. Another, a middle-class white-collar worker at the same company, leaves the town of his birth and moves to New York City where he becomes a respected advertising art director, thus rising in social status. A third, born into the working class, trains as a mechanic and holds an influential job at a service statio...
Keywords: Sociology; Class; 1950s
Average rating: (9 reviews)
|Facing Reality - Knickerbocker Productions|
Surreal presentation of the common ways in which people escape from reality -- daydreaming, identification, suppression and malingering.
Average rating: (8 reviews)
|Our Changing Family Life - Knickerbocker Productions|
How patterns of family living have changed from the 1880s to the 1950s, shown in dramatized sequences.
Keywords: Sociology; Families; Gender roles
Average rating: (3 reviews)